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Cole's Notes From Around the League: 10/3/15-10/9/15

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The latest in transaction news from across the NHL.

Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports

Anaheim Ducks

Anaheim reassigned goaltender John Gibson, winger Nick Ritchie, defenceman Korbinian Holzer, centre Chris Mueller, and winger Brian McGrattan to AHL San Diego. They signed defenceman Simon Despres to an extension. Sheldon Brookbank has been released from his PTO by AHL Providence.

Arizona Coyotes

Arizona signed defenceman Corey Potter and reassigned him to AHL Springfield. They reassigned goaltender Louis Domingue and centre Mattias Plachta to AHL Springfield, and centre Dylan Strome to OHL Erie. David Moss has been released from his PTO by AHL Milwaukee.

Boston Bruins

Boston signed goaltender Jonas Gustavsson.

Buffalo Sabres

Buffalo reassigned winger Jason Akeson to AHL Rochester.

Calgary Flames

Calgary released defenceman Ryan Wilson from training camp. They acquired centre Freddie Hamilton from Colorado and reassigned him to AHL Stockton. They reassigned centre Markus Granlund.

Carolina Hurricanes

Carolina signed goaltender Eddie Lack to a two-year contract extension.

Chicago Blackhawks

Chicago reassigned goaltender Michael Leighton and Viktor Svedberg to AHL Rockford, and recalled defenceman Ville Pokka. Defenceman Theo Peckham, who last played in the Chicago organization in 2013/14, signed with ECHL Wichita. Defenceman Kyle Cumiskey signed a PTO with AHL Rockford.

Colorado Avalanche

Colorado released winger Curtis Glencross from training camp. They acquired a conditional seventh-round pick in 2016 from Calgary. They signed winger Jack Skille. They reassigned winger Dennis Everberg to AHL San Antonio.

Columbus Blue Jackets

Columbus reassigned centres Markus Hannikainen and Michael Chaput, winger Kerby Rychel, and defencemen Justin Falk and Dean Kukan to AHL Lake Erie. Winger Antti Pihlstrom has signed with CSKA Moscow. Forward James Sheppard signed in Switzerland with the Kloten Flyers.

Dallas Stars

Dallas reassigned winger Curtis McKenzie to AHL Texas.

Detroit Red Wings

Detroit reassigned winger Anthony Mantha, winger Eric Tangradi, and defenceman Ryan Sproul to AHL Grand Rapids.

Edmonton Oilers

Edmonton reassigned defenceman Nikita Nikitin, reassigned centre Leon Draisaitl, and reassigned goaltender Ben Scrivens to AHL Bakersfield.

Florida Panthers

Florida released winger Martin Havlat from his PTO. They reassigned winger Lawson Crouse to OHL Kingston.

Los Angeles Kings

Los Angeles reassigned defenceman Jamie McBain to AHL Ontario. They signed goaltender Peter Budaj.

Minnesota Wild

Minnesota reassigned defenceman Mike Reilly and forward Jordan Schroeder to AHL Iowa. They recalled Schroeder on an emergency basis. Winger Sean Bergenheim signed in Switzerland with SC Bern. Goaltender Leland Irving has signed with AHL Iowa.

Montreal Canadiens

Montreal signed winger Tomas Fleischmann. They claimed forward Paul Byron off waivers from Calgary. They reassigned defenceman Mark Barberio, winger Jacob De La Rose, and goaltender Dustin Tokarski to AHL St. John's. Winger Drayson Bowman signed a PTO with AHL Lake Erie. Defenceman Mike Weaver has retired.

Nashville Predators

Nashville made no moves this week.

New Jersey Devils

New Jersey signed winger Lee Stempniak. They released winger Tyler Kennedy from training camp. They reassigned defenceman Marc-Andre Gragnani to AHL Albany. They reassigned centre Pavel Zacha to OHL Sarnia. They reassigned defenceman Seth Helgeson to AHL Albany.

New York Islanders

The Islanders reassigned winger Kirill Petrov and defenceman Scott Mayfield to AHL Bridgeport and centre Mathew Barzal to WHL Seattle. Defenceman Joe Finley, who last played for the Islanders organization from 2012/13 to 2013/14, signed with AHL Iowa.

New York Rangers

The Rangers reassigned defenceman Raphael Diaz and forward Jayson Megna to AHL Hartford. Defenceman Brett Bellemore signed a PTO with AHL Providence.

Ottawa Senators

Ottawa reassigned winger Colin Greening, defenceman Mark Fraser, and winger Matt Puempel to AHL Binghamton.

Philadelphia Flyers

Philadelphia reassigned winger Colin McDonald and defenceman Andrew MacDonald to AHL Lehigh Valley.

Pittsburgh Penguins

Pittsburgh released defenceman Sergei Gonchar from his PTO. They reassigned defenceman Derrick Pouliot to AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. They reassigned defenceman Olli Maatta and recalled forward Oscar Sundqvist. They reassigned defenceman David Warsofsky and forward Kevin Porter.

San Jose Sharks

San Jose reassigned wingers Nikolay Goldobin and Melker Karlsson, and defenceman Mirco Mueller to AHL Worcester.

St. Louis Blues

St. Louis signed winger Scottie Upshall. They signed centre Scott Gomez. They reassigned wingers Magnus Paajarvi and Ty Rattie, and defencemen Chris Butler and Petteri Lindbohm to AHL Chicago. Defenceman Stu Bickel was released from his PTO with AHL Chicago.

Tampa Bay Lightning

Tampa Bay reassigned goaltender Kristers Gudlevskis, defenceman Luke Witkowski, and defenceman Slater Koekkoek to AHL Syracuse.

Toronto Maple Leafs

Toronto claimed defenceman Frank Corrado off waivers from Vancouver. Winger Colton Orr signed with AHL Stockton. Winger Devin Setoguchi signed in Switzerland with HC Davos. They reassigned defenceman TJ Brennan, winger Matt Frattin, forwards William Nylander and Kasperi Kapanen, and defenceman Stuart Percy to AHL Toronto.

Vancouver Canucks

Vancouver reassigned winger Ronalds Kenins to AHL Utica. They reassigned centre Linden Vey and defenceman Alex Biega. They recalled goaltender Richard Bachman.

Washington Capitals

Washington released centre Derek Roy from training camp. They reassigned winger Liam O'Brien, goaltender Justin Peters, and defencemen Aaron Ness and Ryan Stanton to AHL Hershey. Roy signed in Switzerland with SC Bern.

Winnipeg Jets

Winnipeg signed winger Thomas Raffl and reassigned him to AHL Manitoba. They reassigned defenceman Jay Harrison. Centre Rob Schremp, who last played in the NHL with Winnipeg in 2010/11, when they were Atlanta, signed with AHL Portland.